Win 7 IE 11 || Find in Files in Debugger Developer Tools sometimes grays out and locks up

Site Outreach Issue #172553


May 5, 2014
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Steps to reproduce



Repro Steps:

  1. Start IE 11 {Win 7} – No repro in Win 8.1
  2. Goto
  3. Press F12 to start developer tools
  4. Goto the Debugger Tab (Ctrl+3)
  5. Put focus in Find in Files (Press Ctrl+f) and type “google123” <ENTER>
    At this point, the field should be grayed out.

Expected Results:

Windows 7 IE 11 the “Find in Files” search should never permanently gray itself out.

Windows 8.1 IE 11 does not have this issue only Windows 7 IE 11

Actual Results:

Win 7 IE 11 will remain grayed out and unusable.


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Carl E.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Carl E.” to “Nicole B.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Nicole B.” to “IPBS P.”

      Changed Status to “Site Outreach”

      Changed Assigned To from “IPBS P.” to “Tony S.”

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